Planning Coordinator for the first phase of the energy apron construction, Nadia Begin, explains the function of the survey equipment to planning intern Alex Dahlman.
The site to be surveyed is the slope below the Guestrooms. [photo: Anita Baker]
Alex sets up the builder’s level to survey the slope of the planned greenhouse terraces. [photo: Anita Baker]
The retaining walls of the planters are made of thin fiber-reinforced concrete modules, precast on the ground and tilted up into place.
A backhoe excavates the ground for the lower level greenhouse terraces and widens the road for more parking spaces. [photo: Nadia Begin]
This report continues on 9/8/2010.